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Fire Levels Garage in Merrill Submitted: 05/25/2013
Merrill - A Saturday afternoon fire burned a garage to the ground. It happened on Anna Road in Merrill.

Just after one o'clock fire crews from Merrill, Russell, Pine River and the DNR were called to a home.

The homeowner said he and his wife started a fire in a burn barrel behind the garage hours before.

The garage was totally destroyed along with everything inside. The fire is still being investigated.

Written By: Lyndsey Stemm

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